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TUESDAY’S PROMOTABLE FEATURES:

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DAILY QUIZ: Word Geek's word quiz I

ON-AIR TEASE: EXPAND YOUR VOCABULARY WITH THE WORD GEEK THIS WEEK!

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-205576" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIwNTU3Ng">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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BIRTHDAY QUIZ: Six million candles

ON-AIR TEASE: WE CAN REBUILD THIS CAKE ... MAKE IT BETTER THAN BEFORE.

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-209933" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.boombox.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIwOTkzMw">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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HISTORY QUIZ: Happy Bard's Day

ON-AIR TEASE: WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY? TAKE THE QUIZ!

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-209934" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.boombox.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIwOTkzNA">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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CELEB SLIDESHOW: Highest paid TV child actors of all time

ON-AIR TEASE: ACTRESS VALERIE BERTINELLI TURNS 59 YEARS OLD TODAY. SHE WAS A POPULAR CHILD ACTOR, FIRST KNOWN FOR HER ROLE AS BARBARA COOPER ROYER ON THE CBS SITCOM "ONE DAY AT A TIME" FROM 1975 TO 1984. VISIT _____ DOT COM FOR A LOOK AT THE HIGHEST-PAID TV CHILD ACTORS OF ALL TIME.

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DAILY LIST: 10 most expensive dog breeds

ON-AIR TEASE: LOOKING FOR THE MOST EXPENSIVE AND TONY OF DOG BREEDS? BE AWARE, SOME OF THE MOST DESIRED AFTER BREEDS ALSO COME WITH A HOST OF HEALTH PROBLEMS THAT CAN MAKE THEM EVEN MORE EXPENSIVE THAN JUST THE UPFRONT COST OF A PUPPY. VISIT ___ DOT COM TO CHECK OUT SOME OF THE MOST EXPENSIVE BREEDS TO OWN, ACCORDING TO I-HEART-DOGS DOT COM.

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ON THIS DAY: April 23

ON-AIR TEASE: SHAKESPEARE DIES, THE FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL IN THE U-S OPENS, WRIGLEY FIELD OPENS, THE ROLLING STONES RELEASE 'STICKY FINGERS,' COCA-COLA RELEASES NEW COKE, AND THE FIRST YOU TUBE VIDEO IS UPLOADED, ALL ON THIS DAY.

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LOOK AHEAD APRIL 23:

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NFL Draft begins

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April 23, 2019

NOTE: If you make copies of content, please remember that you will not get the updated version(s) if that content updates.

Also, please note the difference between odd news and talkers:

Odd news includes stories that may be weird, strange or bizarre. (e.g. Man named Bacon arrested in sausage dispute.)
Talkers include stories that may be trending or causing buzz, but may not be strange. Talkers also may contain sensitive topics that may be inappropriate under odd news. (e.g. Dad punishes son by making him carry rock for miles.)

TODAY'S TALKERS:

BBQ food truck faces backlash for 'LGBTQ' T-shirts
Washington law could require booster seats until middle school
James Holzhauer explains his winning 'Jeopardy!' strategy
These drive-thru stores are made out of recycled shipping containers
Everyone in Hollywood was at the 'Avengers: Endgame' premiere
His Royal Cuteness: New photos released as Prince Louis turns 1
Mississippi offering new plate design without Confederate symbol
Vans announces Harry Potter collection
Katy Perry judged 'American Idol' contestants dressed as a Disney villain
Jonas Brothers announce their first album in decade
Jussie Smollett's brother defends him in new essay
Pink says she won't post about family after hateful comments
Gorillas perfect their selfie style in photo with park ranger


TODAY'S VIDEOS:

Officials investigating puppies thrown in trash
Prosecutors: Militia group trained to assassinate top Democrats
Warren unveils free college plan
Kansas zoo investigates tiger attack
Will Prince Harry and Meghan move to Africa?
Health Minute: Grown-ups, measles, booster shots

TODAY'S MEDIA GALLERIES:

On this day: April 23
Celebrity breakups of 2019
Highest paid TV child actors of all time
10 most expensive dog breeds

7:30 a.m., News and Content: April 23, 2019

Check out the LAKANA News and Content page to find the current National News Top Story, National News Headlines, Daily Promotable Features and vertical content, as well as media galleries and quizzes.

The preview URLs provided in this content note do not point to your local site, but to our LAKANA preview servers. Please do NOT post these links on your site or on social media. Locate the promotable in your system using the title provided and then search out the URL for your site.

NOTE: We recommend you populate our content dynamically. If you choose to copy content into your local folder, you will not get the updated version(s) if that content updates.

 

TUESDAY'S PROMOTABLE FEATURES:

DAILY QUIZ: Word Geek's word quiz I

ON-AIR TEASE: EXPAND YOUR VOCABULARY WITH THE WORD GEEK THIS WEEK!

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-205576" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIwNTU3Ng">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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BIRTHDAY QUIZ: Six million candles

ON-AIR TEASE: WE CAN REBUILD THIS CAKE ... MAKE IT BETTER THAN BEFORE.

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-209933" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.boombox.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIwOTkzMw">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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HISTORY QUIZ: Happy Bard's Day

ON-AIR TEASE: WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY? TAKE THE QUIZ!

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-209934" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.boombox.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIwOTkzNA">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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CELEB SLIDESHOW: Highest paid TV child actors of all time

ON-AIR TEASE: ACTRESS VALERIE BERTINELLI TURNS 59 YEARS OLD TODAY. SHE WAS A POPULAR CHILD ACTOR, FIRST KNOWN FOR HER ROLE AS BARBARA COOPER ROYER ON THE CBS SITCOM "ONE DAY AT A TIME" FROM 1975 TO 1984. VISIT _____ DOT COM FOR A LOOK AT THE HIGHEST-PAID TV CHILD ACTORS OF ALL TIME.

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DAILY LIST: 10 most expensive dog breeds

ON-AIR TEASE: LOOKING FOR THE MOST EXPENSIVE AND TONY OF DOG BREEDS? BE AWARE, SOME OF THE MOST DESIRED AFTER BREEDS ALSO COME WITH A HOST OF HEALTH PROBLEMS THAT CAN MAKE THEM EVEN MORE EXPENSIVE THAN JUST THE UPFRONT COST OF A PUPPY. VISIT ___ DOT COM TO CHECK OUT SOME OF THE MOST EXPENSIVE BREEDS TO OWN, ACCORDING TO I-HEART-DOGS DOT COM.

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ON THIS DAY: April 23

ON-AIR TEASE: SHAKESPEARE DIES, THE FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL IN THE U-S OPENS, WRIGLEY FIELD OPENS, THE ROLLING STONES RELEASE 'STICKY FINGERS,' COCA-COLA RELEASES NEW COKE, AND THE FIRST YOU TUBE VIDEO IS UPLOADED, ALL ON THIS DAY.

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LIVESTREAMS:

LIVE: Sanders/Portsmouth Breakfast Roundtable

9:30 a.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders hosts a breakfast roundtable in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

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LIVE: Harris in New Hampshire

Presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris is in New Hampshire today.

Schedule:
10:15 a.m. ET: Town hall at Keene State College in Keene
3:15 p.m. ET: Town hall at Dartmouth College in Hanover

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LIVE: Warren/Columbia Meet & Greet

11:15 a.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren organizes a meet and greet at Allen University in Columbia, South Carolina.

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LIVE: Kraft/Zhang Motion Hearing

1:30 p.m. ET: Attorneys allege that an unknown person or persons are attempting to sell video evidence from the Kraft spa investigation to the highest bidder, according to a motion for an order to show cause filed by the attorneys of defendants Lei Wang and Hua Zhang.

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LIVE: Booker/Gun Violence Town Hall

1:30 p.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker holds a gun violence prevention town hall in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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LIVE: Sanders/Cambridge Meet & Greet

2 p.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders meets with local organizers in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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TODAY'S TOP STORIES:

Sri Lanka fears international terror link to Easter Sunday atrocities
Trump to make first state visit to UK in June, sources say
IRS faces second deadline to release Trump tax returns
Supreme Court will hear arguments over census citizenship question
White House tells official not to comply with Democratic subpoena
Democrats offer views in televised town halls
US threatens to veto UN resolution on helping rape victims
Woman arrested in Northern Ireland Journalist Lyra McKee's death
White House tells official not to comply with Democratic subpoena
Democrats offer views in televised town halls

TODAY'S TALKERS:

Stephen Moore called women involved in sports with men a 'travesty'
High school journalists take on Betsy DeVos in editorial
Climate change could put Hawaii's Waikiki Beach underwater
Police: Child punched by mother as grandma shoplifted
Greenland melting faster than experts thought, study finds
Skipping breakfast tied to higher risk of heart-related death
The memoir Prince was working on before he died is coming out this fall
Roy Disney's granddaughter thinks Bob Iger's paycheck is 'insane'
Ariana Grande cites Jim Carrey in post opening up about depression
Katy Perry judged 'American Idol' contestants dressed as a Disney villain
The surprising special ingredient in tequila
Everyone in Hollywood was at the 'Avengers: Endgame' premiere

TODAY'S VIDEOS:

Prosecutors: Militia group trained to assassinate top Democrats 
Sri Lanka authorities out in force after attacks 
Warren unveils free college plan 
U.S. to end waivers for countries importing Iran's oil 
Kansas zoo investigates tiger attack 
Will Prince Harry and Meghan move to Africa?

Friday, September 14, 2018

TOP NEWS STORIES
Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina
How to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence
How Hurricane Florence impacting sports
Your Hurricane Florence questions answered 
Hurricane Florence: Mapping thousands of animal waste lagoons
1 dead, several injured after gas explosions in Massachusetts
Philippines evacuates thousands ahead of Super Typhoon Mangkhut
Paul Manafort and special counsel close to deal for guilty plea
FDA finds another impurity in recalled heart drug
Milwaukee officer fired for 'racist' social media posts
Secret Service to buy Harley despite Trump's support of boycotts
More immigrant children than ever are in US custody 

SPORTS POSSIBILITIES 
How Hurricane Florence impacting sports
Leafs scrap Lamoriello's facial hair policy
Seahawks sign Mychal Kendricks, who pleaded guilty to insider trading

SLIDESHOW POSSIBILITIES 
Update: 2018 hurricane season 
Hurricane Florence slams Carolina coast
Update: Most costliest hurricanes
Update: Biggest lottery jackpot 

CLICKER POSSIBILITIES 
'Fugitive' goat no longer on the 'lam'
Package full of marijuana delivered to radio station building
$1 graduation gift turns into lifetime lottery prize 
Wisconsin firefighters finish mowing man's lawn after fall
24-foot bong in Las Vegas 
Paddle ball world record attempt planned in Cleveland

April 23, 2019

LIVE: Sanders/Portsmouth Breakfast Roundtable

9:30 a.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders hosts a breakfast roundtable in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

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LIVE: Harris in New Hampshire

Presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris is in New Hampshire today.

Schedule:
10:15 a.m. ET: Town hall at Keene State College in Keene
3:15 p.m. ET: Town hall at Dartmouth College in Hanover

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LIVE: Warren/Columbia Meet & Greet

11:15 a.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren organizes a meet and greet at Allen University in Columbia, South Carolina.

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LIVE: Kraft/Zhang Motion Hearing

1:30 p.m. ET: Attorneys allege that an unknown person or persons are attempting to sell video evidence from the Kraft spa investigation to the highest bidder, according to a motion for an order to show cause filed by the attorneys of defendants Lei Wang and Hua Zhang.

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LIVE: Booker/Gun Violence Town Hall

1:30 p.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker holds a gun violence prevention town hall in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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LIVE: Sanders/Cambridge Meet & Greet

2 p.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders meets with local organizers in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Winter Olympics 2018 

The Olympics are officially underway in PyeongChang and will run through the closing ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 25.

Reminder that all Olympic content will be published not only with the Olympics publishing category, but also with the keyword #olympics2018 attached.

Event schedule (all times CT):

Friday, Feb. 23:

Cross-country skiing, men's 50km mass start classic (11 p.m.-2:05 a.m.)
USA not expected to medal

Snowboard, women/men's parallel giant slalom finals (11:30-11:45 p.m.)
U.S. did not have any entrants in women's event and the only two competitors in men's event did not qualify for the final.


Saturday, Feb. 24:

Curling, men's gold medal (12:35-3:55 a.m.)
USA vs. Sweden

Speed skating, women/men's mass start (5-7:40 a.m.)
Heather Bergsma (USA) won bronze at 2017 worlds and Joey Mantia is current world champion for the men. Mia Manganello and Brian Hansen also competing for U.S.

Curling, women's bronze medal (5:05-8 a.m.)
Great Britain vs. Japan

Men's hockey bronze medal game (6:10-9 a.m.)
Czech Republic vs. Canada

Curling, women's gold medal match (6:05-9:25 p.m.)
Sweden vs. South Korea

Bobsleigh, 4-man heat 3 & 4 (6:30-9:30 p.m.)
U.S. teams are in ninth, 20th and 21st position after first two heats, so most likely out of medal contention.

Figure skating gala exhibition (6:30-9 p.m.)

Men's hockey gold medal game (10:10 p.m.-1 a.m.)
OAR vs. Germany

Sunday, Feb. 25:

Cross-country skiing, women's 30km mass start classic (12:15-2:20 a.m.)
USA not expected to medal, more likely Norway sweep

Closing ceremony (5-7 a.m.)

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